Show Notes for Tuesday, 5/4/2021

May the Fourth be with you! For Star Wars Day, Matt Swaim and Anna Mitchell welcome Maria Johnson, author of “Supergirls and Halos,” to talk about connections between Rey from Star Wars and St. Clare of Assisi. and Dr. Jim Papandrea, author of "From Star Wars to Superman." Other guests include Steve Ray on the role of St. Joseph in Scripture, Fr. Boniface Hicks on his new book about St. Joseph, Fr. Sebastian Walshe on the parable of the talents, and Marlon de la Torre on how to know if your child is prepared to receive First Communion. Plus news, weather, sports and a whole lot more...

Fr. Boniface Hicks is online at

Marlon de la Torre is online at

Steve Ray is online at catholicconvert.comi.

Maria Johnson, author of Supergirls and Halos

Dr. Jim Papandrea, author of From Star Wars to Superman.

Stephanie Mann is online at

Fr. Sebastian Walshe, author of Secrets from Heaven.

Joseph Pearce is online at

Dina Dwyer-Owens is online at

Carolyn Pirtle, author of Ten Ways to Pray.

Richard Ghazel is online at

John Leyendecker is online at


Psalm 8

Lord, our Lord,
how majestic is your name in all the earth!
You have set your glory
in the heavens.
Through the praise of children and infants
you have established a stronghold against your enemies,
to silence the foe and the avenger.
When I consider your heavens,
the work of your fingers,
the moon and the stars,
which you have set in place,
what is mankind that you are mindful of them,
human beings that you care for them?
You have made them a little lower than the angels
and crowned them with glory and honor.
You made them rulers over the works of your hands;
you put everything under their feet:
all flocks and herds,
and the animals of the wild,
the birds in the sky,
and the fish in the sea,
all that swim the paths of the seas.
Lord, our Lord,
how majestic is your name in all the earth!